Friends of the Kinder Institute

Current as of July 1, 2022.

Includes gifts made through family foundations, donor-advised funds or other organizations
* Denotes multi-year commitments to the Kinder Institute

Benefactor's Circle

Logo for Chevron
Logo for Wells Fargo
  • Nancy and Rich Kinder‡*
  • Laura and Tom Bacon*
  • Baxter Trust*
  • Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation*
  • William T. Grant Foundation*


Founder's Circle 

Logo for Bank of America
Logo for CenterPoint Energy
  • Reinette and Stan Marek
  • The Spencer Foundation*


Chairman's Circle

Logo for Bracewell
Logo for HEB
Logo for United Way of Greater Houston
  • Claire and Eric Anyah*
  • Anne Chao, Ph.D. and Albert Chao
  • Charles C. Butt
  • Kathryn and Hank Coleman*
  • Sis and Hasty Johnson
  • Becky and Ralph S. O'Connor*


Visionary Circle

Logo for ExxonMobil
Houston Methodist
Memorial Hermann
Silver Eagle Beverages - San Antonio
Texas Medical Center
UT MD Anderson Cancer Center
  • The Brown Foundation, Inc.
  • Janet Clark
  • Patti and Richard Everett
  • Sarah and Doug Foshee
  • Natalie and Bill Fulton
  • Tracy and Ken Janda*
  • Melissa and Steve Kean
  • Phuong and George Levan
  • Lisa and Will Mathis
  • John L. Nau, III
  • Regina Rogers 
  • Susan and Fayez Sarofim
  • Sydney and Jeff Shellebarger
  • Aliyya and Herman Stude 
  • Phoebe and Bobby Tudor


Leadership Circle

  • Joan and Stanford Alexander
  • Camden
  • George W. Connelly, Jr.
  • Molly and James Crownover
  • Deloitte
  • Susie and Joe Dilg
  • Jenny and Jim Elkins
  • Frost Bank
  • Garcia Hamilton & Associates, LP
  • Greater Houston Community Foundation
  • The Hanover Company
  • Houston Public Media
  • JLL
  • Jenny Koehler and Jason Wells
  • Page
  • Joy and Paul Posoli
  • SWA Group
  • Texas Children's Hospital
  • Womble Bond Dickinson


Legacy Circle

  • Allegiance Bank Texas
  • BakerRipley
  • Brookfield Properties
  • Rogene G. Calvert
  • Bettie Cartwright
  • Comerica Bank
  • Community Health Choice
  • Communities in Schools of Houston
  • Susie and Sanford Criner
  • Nancy Dunlap
  • East End District
  • The Episcopal Diocese of Texas
  • Eternal Gandhi Museum Houston
  • Gayle and Bob Eury
  • Cullen Geiselman, Ph.D.
  • Lance Gilliam III
  • Greater Houston Partnership
  • Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center
  • Barbara and Majors Harris
  • Houston Association of Realtors
  • Houston Community College System
  • Jill and Dunham Jewett 
  • KTRK-TV, ABC13
  • Legacy Community Health Services
  • Midway
  • Mary Julia and Don Macune
  • Ginni and Richard Mithoff
  • Joy and Stewart Morris
  • Marilyn Oshman
  • One World Strategy Group
  • ParkHouston
  • Port Houston
  • University of Houston-Downtown
  • Uptown Houston District
  • Urban Harvest
  • Walter P Moore
  • YES Prep Public Schools
Mailing Address

6100 Main St. MS-208
Houston, TX 77005-1892


Physical Address

Rice University
Kraft Hall
6100 Main Street, Suite 305
Houston, TX 77005-1892

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